Virginia Waterway Maintenance Fund and Grant Program; established. (HB575)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bloxom (R-Accomack)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Waterway Maintenance Fund; Grant Program. Establishes the Virginia Waterway Maintenance Grant Program and Fund, administered by the Virginia Port Authority (the Authority), to provide grants, from funds transferred to the Fund from Commonwealth Port Fund, to local governing bodies that propose certain dredging projects and related activities. The bill directs the Authority to manage the Grant Program by developing guidelines and procedures for the application process and for the awarding of annual grants. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102925D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/15/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/15/2018Assigned ACNRsub: Subcommittee #3
01/24/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (10-Y 0-N)
01/24/2018Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Committee substitute printed 18105751D-H1
01/31/2018Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/01/2018Assigned App. sub: Transportation
02/05/2018Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (6-Y 1-N)
02/13/2018Left in Appropriations